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After an explosion at a recycling plant, an environmental nonprofit demands action against an alleged ‘serial polluter.' General Iron Industries denies claim, says it’s looking into ‘potential sabotage.’

East Side residents urge EPA to deny General Iron’s permit to build scrap plant

Stronger storms to hit Chicago Thursday evening; risk of ping-pong ball-size hail in south burbs

Public hearings set for Thursday on General Iron’s planned move to East Side

City slaps Hilco with $2,500 fine after inspector sees water from old Little Village coal plant running into canal

Friends of the Chicago River reinvents its huge one-day cleanup as a summer challenge

Freeze watch in effect Friday night in Chicago

Editorial: No silver lining, but perhaps our newly clean air can be taste of the future

EPA staff condemns Trump back-to-work plan: ‘He wants to decimate us by sending us back into danger’

Under Trump, the EPA has cut back on enforcement of clean water laws in the Great Lakes region